How much does an Employee Communications Director make in the United States? The average Employee Communications Director salary in the United States is $152,435 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $132,207 and $175,959. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Employee Communications Director

Employee Communications Director directs and oversees internal communications programs for the organization. Leads the design and implementation of communication programs to support and reinforce organizational objectives and comply with regulations. Being an Employee Communications Director develops and approves messaging themes and content. Collaborates with public relations or corporate communications teams to produce clear and consistent communications. Additionally, Employee Communications Director evaluates and selects vendors to provide support services. Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to top executive. The Employee Communications Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be an Employee Communications Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. provides child care and early education, back-up care, and educational advisory services for employers and families. The company operates through three segments: Full Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Care, and Educational Advisory Services. The Full Service Center-Based Chi... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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